What does the word scrupulous mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Scrupulously.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Scrupulousness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Nicely conscientious.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Exact; precise.

Usage examples for scrupulous

  1. Oh, my friend, scrupulous lad, could I love my countrymen if they could remember those wretched buttons for an instant? – The New Book Of Martyrs by Georges Duhamel
  2. Dad is honest and scrupulous and public- spirited; too much so, sometimes, for his own good. – Four-Day Planet by Henry Beam Piper
  3. He was too deliberate, too scrupulous, for that sort of work. – Children of the Desert by Louis Dodge